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NSPAC is a volunteer organization serving as a resource to parents and guardians of children in the Northborough/Southborough district with special needs and learning differences. 
 
Our membership is open to parents and guardians of children who have Individualized Education Programs (IEPs), 504s or anyone interested in special education within the Northborough/ Southborough School District.  
 
We work closely with the district administration and educators to identify areas of need and act in an advisory role to the school committee and the administration.
 
Why We Have a PAC
Special Education Parent Advisory Councils are state mandated advisory groups. Read the state regulations here.
 
 
What We Do
 
We are a positive and solution oriented group who play an integral role in the programs, research, and solutions that are provided to the children and families who benefit from differentiated learning.
  • Present monthly educational programs on a variety of topics.
  • Provide a broad range of information, contacts, and networking opportunities.
  • Share resource information (books, programs, evaluators, etc).
  • Facilitate connections with other parents dealing with similar issues and professionals who can help.
 

 

 

 

 

 
Join our Email List:
Send a blank email message to
nspac-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
You will receive an invitation you must respond to.

Upcoming Events:



"Coffee and Connect"
Oct through Jan. will be located
at the Southborough Library


These monthly sessions offered on the first Wednesday of the month are an opportunity for attendees to connect with others in the special education community. A specific topic of discussion is chosen by the participants of that session and time is also allocated for sharing and brainstorming on challenges and unmet needs.

      
All are welcome to come to:

Welcome Back Coffee and Connect on Wednesday, October 5 at 10 a.m. at the Southborough Public Library.

This will be a great opportunity to meet other parents/guardians, NSPAC officers, and talk about what we want to do this year!
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2015/2016 "Basic Rights "- Attorney Dan Perlman





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  High Quality Transition Assessments
April 10, 2014  Small Performance Theater (hallway H)
Algonquin H.S.




 




 
Here's a handy chart to print and keep that explains how the

45 school day timeline for evaluations and production of IEPs/504s works. 
 

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